Darien Police Department Report Arrest in Gunshot Incident


On August 1, 2020, the Darien Police Department investigated an incident in which numerous gunshots were fired from a moving motor vehicle, possibly at another vehicle, on West Avenue.

Through investigative efforts of the Darien Police Department Detective Division, a suspect was quickly identified. On 08/18/2020 an arrest warrant was applied for and granted by a Judge of the Stamford Superior Court.

On Wednesday 08/19/20 the suspect, Frantz Maignan, was taken into custody by the Stratford Police Department and turned over to the Darien Police Department on the strength of the warrant.

Maignan, who has an extensive criminal history, was charged with the below crimes and held on a court set bond of $150,000. He is due to be presented in Stamford Superior Court on 08/20/2020.

Frantz Maignan, DOB 05/24/1986
518 N Summerfield Street, Bridgeport, CT

Criminal Use of a Firearm (1count)
Criminal Possession of a Firearm (1count)
Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm (7counts)
Reckless Endangerment 1st Degree (1count)

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